|Date of birth:||February 28, 1939|
|Place of birth:||New Rochelle, New York|
|Date of death:||February 21, 2004(aged 64)|
|College:||University of Illinois|
|New York Giants
Career highlights and awards
|Honors:||Grey Cup champion - 1965|
|Playing stats at|
Johnny Counts (February 28, 1939, in New Rochelle, New York – February 21, 2004) was a professional American football player who played running back for two seasons for the New York Giants. He also played in the Canadian Football League for the Hamilton Tiger Cats, scoring a touchdown in the 1964 Grey Cup, a game which saw the BC Lions beat Hamilton 34–24.
Counts was an All-County running back at New Rochelle High School in 1957. He and his wife Vivian had 2 sons and a daughter.
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